Girl grabbed by teenager in daylight attack

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A 10-year old girl was grabbed by a teenager and pulled into an alleyway before escaping.

Police said the incident happened at 4pm on Sunday, May 11 on Schola Green Lane in Morecambe.

Around the same time and at the same location, police also received a report of a male exposing himself.

Fortunately the girl was able to break free and ran home where she raised the alarm.

The young girl was shaken and upset by the incident, but thankfully she wasn’t physically injured.

As a result of early enquiries, a 15-year-old boy from Morecambe was arrested on suspicion of child abduction and indecent exposure and is currently in custody.

A cordon is in place at the scene and an investigation is underway.